Teacher Resources

Attention Teachers:  This page stores all of the links and information you will need to succesfully implement your program. If you find a link is broken, or have a suggestion for information to be posted, please email

Pre-Program Prep
Program Goals Worksheet  Teacher resource for setting goals and encouraging continued program improvement
Program Implementation Timeline Chart for recording key dates, sequence for program implementation

Chart of Participating Schools
Click HERE for simple list on our site.
Click HERE for a more detailed list including teacher email address and implementation model.
Click HERE for a Google map of all schools.

Program Director Update Emails
October 28 Email & Addendum
December 9
February 17
March 7 - Homestretch Email
March 31 - Reminder email

Building our List of Qualified NPOs
Agency Contact - TF's Letter Inviting Agencies to Register with MG
Word Document     PDF Document 

NPO Registration
This is the form agencies complete if they want to register on a our site:

Qualified Non-Profits
This is the list of organizations that have registered on our website.   (or simply  /q)

Click HERE to see in an OHIO non-profit organization is valid. 

Grant Application
This is the list of schools with links to their online grant applications. (or simply /ga)

Standard Communication
This is the list of documents student can use to notify winning agencies and those not selected for the grant. (or simply /sc)

Grant Applications Database
Click HERE to see ALL of the grant applications that agencies have completed. If your students are seriously exploring a grant application for a non-profit, your will want your students to contact that organization to let them know.   Hint:  Click the LIST VIEW icon for easier viewing.  (Here is another handy shortcut -->

Student Registration Database
The student registration form can be found at   All participants are asked to register with MG.
Click HERE to see the names of the students that have registered with Magnified Giving.  (Private information is hidden.)

End-of-the-Year Teacher Checklist
Click HERE for all of the tasks teachers need to complete as you wrap up the program.

Submitting Names of Grant Winners
Once you have chosen your NPO winners and the amounts, click HERE to notify us of the winners.

Matching Money Received at MG from Schools
Click HERE for a chart that we update when we have received your checks.  Email if you see any discrepancies.

Award Ceremony Information
Click HERE for working version of the Award Ceremony information - dates, schools, etc... 
Click HERE for the final Award Ceremony information on our website and link to RSVP.
RSVP Lists:   AC1 (Apr. 25)  | AC2 (May 2) | AC3 (May 8 early) | AC4 (May 8 late) | AC5 (May 16 early) | AC6 (May 16 late) 

Final Report
Link coming mid-May.

Application for 2017-2018
Link coming mid-May.

Magnified Giving's W9 Form 

Teacher Manual
Contact Todd Forman ( for a link.

Teacher Shared Resources
Click HERE for the items that teachers have created and shared. (Updates in progress.)
Click HERE for Perry Service Learning Resource website - great stuff!
Please send items to that you would like added to this database.

The Giving Pledge: A new club for Billionaires (60 Minutes episode)
TED Talk - Dan Pallotta: The Way We Think About Charity Is Dead Wrong
What is Philanthropy?  Produced by Wyoming High School students
Can Money Buy Happiness?  You might be surprised!
Poverty, Inc. Click for trailer.  Available on Netflix (from Justin Yankech, Alter HS)

Alan Hassenfeld - International business leader and philanthropist (Keynote talk)
Mr. Hassenfled was the keynote speaker at the Indiana University Lilly Family School of Philanthropy Symposium held on October 30, 2015.  The topic was Philanthropic Leadership for Social Impact. Great stories and nuggets of information that you might be able to use with your students.

Angels' Passing Changes Local Philanthropic Landscape - Cincinnati Enquirer (July 2012)
90% of Children Give To Charity   Huffington Post 9/12/13

Research Report on Cincinnati Area Non-Profits
Holding Our Communities Together:  The Nonprofits of Greater Cincinnati

Other Resources
Learning By Giving - Warren Buffett's and Doris Buffetts' Program
Learning By Giving
Giving Families
Learning to Give

The Center on Philanthropy at Indiana University

The Chronicle on Philanthropy

Youth On Board

Best Practices in Youth Philanthropy (PDF)

Public Service Careers